The lovely, sunny and healthy Atlantic climate is a pleasure for everyone.
There´s a huge variety of beaches to choose from, most of them are proud to fly the blue flag which garanties the quality of the water, facilities etc... The moderate temperatures (rarely over 30ºc in summer) provide a true paradise for those who enjoy the outdoors – whether this be walking, riding, mountain biking, running, swimming, surfing or just chilling out. The local town of Aljezur, only 10 minutes drive away, has most facilities including shops, restaurants, banks and a post office.
The legendary hospitality of the Algarvian people is world renowned. For centuries conquerors as well as fugitives found a new home here and left their legacy. The area has been heavily influenced by the Moors in its architecture, music, flora and fauna. One of the best examples of the glory of the Moorish empire are the ruins of the Silves castle.
Visit Aljezur, Lagos, Sagres, Silves, Tavira , ... and discover in every museum, church and especially in daily life; Festas and Feiras, the true history of the Portuguese, the people and its traditions.